Yahoo Sports wrote:With College Football Playoff change looming, a 12-team model leads the wayClick Here for Full Story
Mon, June 7, 2021, 11:39 PM
The inevitability of the College Football Playoff expanding has been embraced around every corner of the sport. From the academic ivory towers to the athletic departments to the locker room, an evolution of some type has long been an expectation.
The next three weeks offer a critical period in charting what the future of the College Football Playoff will look like. A pair of CFP meetings are expected to decide a specific recommendation, with a final decision, details and television contract determined later in the fall.
Yahoo Sports spoke to more than a dozen stakeholders Monday on every side of the playoff decision – university officials, athletic directors, media executives and others around college sports. Amid those conversations, a surprise emerged — officials on campuses, in conference offices and in the television world have expressed an openness toward a 12-team playoff as the most likely result.
On the upside, this would like mean an auto bid for the highest ranked G5. The bad news is that we aren't considered G5 as an indy. But we would have Notre Dame lobbying on behalf of Indy inclusion and they obviously have some sway.